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ORA-15183 and ORA-600[KFKLOADBYNUM03] WHEN CREATING A 10GR2 DATABASE IN 11.2 ASM (Doc ID 1102756.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 17, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database Configuration Assistant - Version 10.2.0.4 to 10.2.0.5 [Release 10.2]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.1.0 and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Creation of a 10.2.0.4 database instance fails with ORA-15183 (ASMLIB initialization error [driver/agent not installed]) and ORA-600[kfkLoadByNum03], when using 11.2 ASM for its storage.

alert_<SID>.log:
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...
Starting up ORACLE RDBMS Version: 10.2.0.4.0.
...
Fri Apr 16 10:58:06 2010
CREATE DATABASE "<DBNAME>"
...
Fri Apr 16 10:58:09 2010
Errors in file <DIR>/admin/<DBNAME>/bdump/<SID>_rbal_1958.trc: 
ORA-15183: ASMLIB initialization error [driver/agent not installed]
Fri Apr 16 10:58:09 2010
Errors in file <DIR>/admin/<DBNAME>/bdump/<SID>_rbal_1958.trc:
ORA-15183: ASMLIB initialization error
[/opt/oracle/extapi/64/asm/orcl/1/libasm.so]
ORA-15183: ASMLIB initialization error [driver/agent not installed]
Fri Apr 16 10:58:09 2010
Errors in file <DIR>/admin/<DBNAME>/bdump/<SID>_psp0_1903.trc:
ORA-00600: internal error code, arguments: [kfkLoadByNum03], [0x06000C4B0],[], [], [], [], [], []
...

Additional details:
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* All disk groups' compatible attributes (compatible.asm and compatible.rdbms) set to 10.1
* ASMLIB is loaded and runnning. '/sbin/oracleasm listdisks' and 'oracleasm-discover' show all disks.

Cause

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